Porsche 964 and 993 control arm bushings
Ensure stability and control of your Porsche 964, 993
The front arms known also as whisbones refer to the control arms or suspension arms that play an important role in maintaining the stability and control of the car’s front wheels. These components wear out due to regular use and exposure to different road conditions. Renewing or replacing the front control arms on your Porsche is part of maintenance that should be carried out when necessary to ensure the vehicle’s safety and performance.
Changing control arm bushings on your Porsche 964 or 993 is an important task for maintaining your car’s suspension system in top condition.
Renew or change 964 / 993 control arm bushings when the following symptoms appear:
- Poor handling, noise, and reduced suspension performance
Control arm bushings wear out due to regular use and exposure to road conditions. Worn 964 / 993 control arm bushings develop play or excessive movement, leading to poor handling, noise, and reduced suspension performance.
- Unpredictable handling and stability
Porsche 964 / 993 control arm bushings play a critical role in maintaining the stability and control of the rear wheels. Worn bushings can lead to unpredictable handling, especially during cornering, and may compromise the vehicle’s stability.
- Noise Reduction and vibrations
Worn 964 / 993 bushings create clunking or squeaking noises as they allow excessive movement in the suspension components. Replacing them can help reduce unwanted noises and vibrations.
- Alignment Issues, tyre wear and poor fuel efficiency
Worn 964 / 993 control arm bushings can result in improper wheel alignment, leading to uneven tire wear and reduced tire life. This can also affect the vehicle’s handling and fuel efficiency.
- Ride quality is affected
Replacing worn front control arm bushings can enhance the overall ride quality of the 964 / 993 Porsche, providing a smoother and more comfortable driving experience.
Proper maintenance of suspension components especially 964 /993 control arm bushings is essential for the safety of the vehicle. Please bear in mind that worn or damaged bushings affect the vehicle’s ability to respond to changes in road conditions or maintain control during emergency maneuvers
Prekom 964 /993 control arm renovation service
We at Prekom, offer our customers complete front control arm renovation service. We also provide just the bushings and you can do the renewal proces by yourself.
In our product range there are three different 964 /993 control arm bushing versions available – street (stock) bushings (PR05001P, PR05003P), sport / racing bushings -bushings with 30% harder rubber (PR05012P, PR05013P) and racing/ motorsport bushings with bearings – monoballs/uniballs (PR05031P).
When changing 964 / 993 control arm bushings, it’s important to use high-quality replacement parts and follow the manufacturer’s recommendations for torque specifications and alignment settings. Any sign of worn or damaged bushings or handling issues with your Porsche 964 / 993, should be inspected by a qualified mechanic. Worn suspension parts should be replaced to ensure the safety and performance of your Porsche.
Prekom 964 /993 control arm refurbishing services uses inhouse manufactured bushings, developed and manufactured to OEM specifications and in three different versions – stock, sport/racing and motorsport.